Brentwood

BRENTWOOD RECREATION DEPARTMENT

Parks & Recreation Youth Programs Activities

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    2017-2018

     

     Youth Basketball


     

       Coed teams                             Travel teams

       Kindergarten                        Girls:  3rd – 8th Grade

       1st/2nd Grade                        Boys:  3rd  -  8th Grade

     

     

    Kindergarten Practice/play as a group for one hour Saturday mornings (Swasey gym).  The first half practicing individual skills and basketball fundamentals.  The second half a structured game with the hoops lowered.  The goal is to introduce the game of basketball to young players, working on the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and playing together.

     



     1st and 2nd graders: Play on coed teams.  Practice/play for one hour Saturday mornings (Swasey gym). The first half practicing individual skills and basketball fundamentals.  The second half a structured game with the hoops lowered.  The goal is to introduce the game of basketball to young players, working on the basics of dribbling, passing, shooting and playing together as a team.  Coaches instruct players during games as well as practice time. Open gym night for additional playing time is offered twice a month and optional for players.

     



     3rd-6th graders: "Seacoast League". Play Home games at CMS gym in Stratham. *Non-coed teams.

     Practice: 1 night per week,  Gym and day TBD

    Games: 1 game per week, Saturday mornings. Gym Locations: Kensington, East Kingston, N. Hampton, CMS, SMS. Greenland.

     Travel Required:  Stratham, Greenland, Brentwood, Newfields, North Hampton, E. Kingston

     Objective: To build on players individual basketball skills, reinforcing fundamentals while introducing basic and simple team plays.  High emphasis on simple fundamentals such as: dribbling without traveling, shooting, rebounding (boxing out), passing (different options), setting picks, how to play defense, working together as a team, and the importance of sportsmanship. 

     



    7th & 8th Graders: "Lamprey River League". Home games are played at Talbot.*Non-coed teams.

    Lamprey River League Website: http://www.leaguelineup.com/welcome.asp?url=lampreyriverbball

    Practice: 1 night per week, Gym and day TBD.

    Games: 1 game per week on Saturday or Sunday. Gym Locations: Raymond, Nottingham, Talbot, Sanborn, Chester, Candia.

    Travel Required: Raymond, Candia, East Kingston, Epping, Nottingham, Newfields, Sanborn, and Chester.

    Objective: Have fun! This league does not cut players. The goal is to improve on basic basketball fundamentals, while learning new skills. Sportsmanship and teamwork are a major emphasis. Develop players to transition into High School Basketball.




     Season runs approximately Dec. 3 through February 20th. Practices start in November

    Registration cost:    K-2nd ($50)    3rd- 6th ($80)   7th-8th ($90)

     (Families registering three or more players -  first two children at regular fee, $20 for additional children...third child that receives discount must be in a lower, or equal, program than siblings)

     ** Additional $3 fee for online registration

     

    Sign-up online or through the Recreation office.   Deadline is Friday, October 20th


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    TANG SOO DO CLASSES

    Tang Soo Do is a Korean Martial Art comprised of both hard and soft techniques. It emphasizes whole body physical training. It’s beneficial for self-discipline, self-defense and health.

    Classes are available Monday and Friday at the Brentwood Community Center.

     

    Classes are taught by Retired Law Enforcement office Bob Meegan. He is currently a 4th degree Black Belt with the World Tang Soo Do Association and recently recognized by the association  for his 35 years as an instructor.

     

    6:30-8:00pm  

    Enrollment is continual,

    so you may begin at any point.

    Cost:  $60/single/mo.    $100/family/mo. (2 or more)

     


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    FALL  2017

     YOUTH SOCCER  


    • PreK & Kindergarten  
    • 1st & 2nd Grades
    • 3rd, 4th, & 5th Grades

     

    Our Fall Soccer program offers soccer for players:

            4 & 5yr. old (Players must be 4yrs. by 9/30/16) --- practices/games are just on Saturday mornings,

            1st and 2nd grades --- practices/games Saturday morning and optional practice on a weeknight 

            3rd, 4th,  , 5th grades --- weeknight practice and Saturday games


    All practices and games are held at the Recreation area on Route 125


    The season will run September 18th through November 8th.

    Coaches' meeting will be September 14th, 6:30pm at the Brentwood Town Offices.

     

    Fall Soccer registration forms are available in the Recreation Office and

    on our website. You can also register online below.

    Deadline for registration is Friday, September 1st.

    Call office for late registration

    Picture Day is September 30th (picture forms can be downloaded on our website and will be available in person)

     

     $35/player

     (Max. $80/family)


     Volunteers Needed!   

      Please consider coaching or working in the snack shack!  

      

    * Additional $3.00 non-refundable fee for online registration